Read about the former Liberal and then Liberal Democrat MP and party leader, David Steel.

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Leadership runners and riders, 1984 version

Probably the most famous, even infamous, version of Liberator magazine came out during 1984 and featured speculation about the future of David Steel. … Read the full post »

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The oddest story involving a Liberal Party leader and a dog

No, not Jeremy Thorpe but David Steel. In the late 1970s the then Liberal Party leader David Steel presented the Communist dictator of Romania, Nicolae Ceausescu, with a labrador puppy. As you do. At least that made a change from deciding not to bomb Greenland.